Xian LIU

China 1915 – 1990

He dian xi di [Lotus flower ambush] (1945) Description: from Yanling dui [Wildgoose feather guerrillas]
Place made: China
Materials & Technique: prints, relief; wood-engraving, ink Support: white rice paper

Primary Insc: Artist's monogram centre right, printed "L". Numbered on verso lower right, in pencil "23".
Dimensions: image 8.0 h x 14.6 w cm support 12.3 h x 17.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Peter Townsend Collection, purchased with the assistance of the Australia- China Council 1985
Accession No: NGA 85.1790.43
  • collection of Peter Townsend